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Major 60th Street Closure Begins Thursday

Posted: 04/30/2012 - Omaha’s ongoing sewer separation project will have a significant impact on traffic through South 60th Street this week. The city says part of the street will be closed to through traffic for about five weeks beginning Thursday.

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Rescued Cats Costly Care

Posted: 04/30/2012 - Cats doing well and expected to be ready for adoption this week .The 33 cats removed from a mobile home in Plattsmouth on April 9th have been medicating, said Plattsmouth Animal Control Officer Sue Baker.

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Who Robbed the Boost Mobile Store?

Posted: 04/30/2012 - Omaha police have released surveillance video of a gunman who held up the Boost Mobile store near 56th & Northwest Radial Highway. The man’s distinct clothing and style of running might help identify him.

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Branstad Insists On Tax Reform Before Adjournment

Posted: 04/30/2012 - Gov. Terry Branstad is pushing lawmakers to approve changes to Iowa's property tax system as they work to reach deals on state spending and adjourn a session that already is nearly two weeks beyond the scheduled adjournment.

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Boy Named 2012 Nebraska “Champion” Ambassador

Posted: 04/30/2012 - Four-year-old Brady Luke was named the 2012 Nebraska Champion Monday morning. This means he will be an ambassador for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Champions Program.

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Staycation Destination: Nebraska

Posted: 04/30/2012 - Nebraska officials are promoting the state's golf courses, wineries, restaurants and parks in a new campaign designed to change outside perceptions of the state and attract tourists.

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Appeal of Nebraska Killer to be Heard

Updated: 04/30/2012 - The Nebraska Supreme Court will hear the appeal of an Omaha man convicted of killing an Omaha college student whose body has never been found.

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Child Pornography Sentence: 6 Years & More

Posted: 04/30/2012 - An Omaha man has been sentenced to six years in prison for receiving and distributing child pornography. Lawrence Pleiss will continue to pay for his crime once he serves the prison sentence. The judge ordered him to undergo a lifetime of supervised released.

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Iowa Court Clerk Gets Short Prison Stay

Posted: 04/30/2012 - A woman convicted of stealing more than $537,000 while working in the Black Hawk County Clerk of Courts office has been given parole after serving about 70 days of her 10-year prison sentence. The prison release of Tina Zieser surprised Black Hawk County's chief prosecutor.

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Year-End Bash Helps UNL Students Chill Out

Updated: 04/30/2012 - As finals week looms at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, some students took advantage of cotton candy and a carnival rides to ease the stress. A few hundred students attended the annual End of the Years Bash at the Lincoln campus on Sunday.

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Annual Lymphomathon Raises More Than $70,000

Updated: 04/28/2012 - It was a cool and cloudy Saturday morning at Mahoney State Park, but it didn't dampen the spirits of those walking for a special purpose. It was Nebraska’s third annual Lymphomathon and hundreds came out to support the cause.

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Seminars Set for Employers on Paying Child Support

Posted: 04/28/2012 - Nebraska State Treasurer Don Stenberg has set more than a dozen seminars across the state starting next month for employers making child support payments on behalf of their employees

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